The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
South East / Middlesex
Rank 21 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 4 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.45% 4.71% 4.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 23.53% 23.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 12
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15 34 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 12.93% 20.00% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 46
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of job ads across the Middlesex region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Middlesex region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Middlesex

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 11 (91.67%) WAN
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
1 11 (91.67%) LAN
1 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
2 10 (83.33%) VoIP
2 10 (83.33%) CCNP
2 10 (83.33%) VPN
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (75.00%) DNS
3 9 (75.00%) SSL
3 9 (75.00%) Internet
3 9 (75.00%) CCVP
4 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
4 1 (8.33%) CCDP
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (8.33%) SLA
4 1 (8.33%) MS Office
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) LAN
1 11 (91.67%) WAN
2 10 (83.33%) VoIP
2 10 (83.33%) VPN
3 9 (75.00%) DNS
3 9 (75.00%) Internet
3 9 (75.00%) SSL
4 1 (8.33%) BIG-IP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (8.33%) MPLS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Network Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Administrator
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Administrator
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Network Administrator
2 9 (75.00%) Voice Engineer
2 9 (75.00%) Voice Network Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
3 5 (41.67%) VoIP Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Data Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Data Network Administrator
4 3 (25.00%) Data Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL
1 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (8.33%) Presales
1 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CCNP
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CCVP
3 1 (8.33%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) CheckPoint
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) Cyber-Ark
2 1 (8.33%) F5
2 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
2 1 (8.33%) LogRhythm
2 1 (8.33%) Palo Alto